Issued by NWS Ohio RFC
AGUS71 KTIR 241426
Ohio River Basin Hydrometeorological Discussion
Ohio River Forecast Center, Wilmington, Ohio
1026 AM EDT Saturday, September 24, 2016
High pressure will continue to provide quiet/warm conditions through the
weekend. A more potent cold front will arrive Monday. Showers and storms will
arrive in the western portion of the Ohio Valley Sunday night and push through
with the front on Monday. Behind the front conditions will remain mostly dry,
but much cooler.
...FLOOD POTENTIAL DISCUSSION...
Flood potential is low.
...24-HR OBSERVED PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
Virtually zero. Only a few isolated light showers affected portions of the
northern and eastern Ohio Valley.
...48-HR FORECAST PRECIPITATION USED IN TODAY`S RIVER FORECASTS...
With the front about to enter the Ohio Valley at the end of the 48-hour
forecast period, rain will affect areas west of a line from Toledo, Ohio, to
Memphis, Tennessee. Additionally, some light showers are forecast over the
mountains of southern West Virginia and far western Virginia.
...RIVER BASINS IN FLOOD...
Forecast precipitation graphics are available on the OHRFC Website
at the following address: http://weather.gov/ohrfc/ForecastPrecipitation